05/26/2015 07:29 pm ET Updated May 26, 2016

Our Favorite Celebrity Memorial Day Tweets

Memorial Day honors and remembers Americans who died during military service. As Maya Angelou famously said, "How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!" Some celebrities and notables tweeted to commemorate the holiday. In fact Josh Groban wrote, "Remembering and saluting those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our country...keep them in your thoughts today. #notjustpoolparties" Nathan Followill tweeted, "Thank you to all who gave their lives so I can have freedom. Happy Memorial Day." While Kelly Rowland shared, "Today & always, we honor and remember all who have paid the ultimate sacrifice in service to our country. #MemorialDay." To read many celebrity Tweets go to this story at